Health and Safety Waiver exemption request

Health and Safety Waiver Exemption Request Process:

Welfare & Institutions Code, sections 4681.6, 4648.4(b), 4681.5, 4684.55, 4689.8, 4691.6 and 4691.9 authorize the Department of Developmental Services (“DDS”) to approve Health and Safety Waiver exemptions to rate freezes for the purpose of mitigating risks to consumer health and safety.  

For details visit: www.dds.ca.gov/rc/health-safety-waiver-process/

The following documents must be submitted to CVRC when requesting a Health & Safety Waiver:

  1. A Formal Written Request. Please review the linked Fact Sheet for further details.
  2. A completed Health and Safety Worksheet. Visit the DDS website to download this worksheet.